Hand Painted Plates – A Travel Diary in Crockery!

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Hand Painted Plates - A Travel Diary in Crockery!

Hand Painted Plates – A Travel Diary in Crockery! Back in the summer of ’08 my mum, my sister and I went to The Okavango Delta in Botswana on a horse back safari.  My step father died a short time before this trip, and my mum wanted the three of us to have this experience together (lucky us it was … Read More

DianaHand Painted Plates – A Travel Diary in Crockery!

Cowboy Applique Cushion

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Cowboy Applique Cushion

Cowboy Applique Cushion I made this  cowboy applique cushion for a friend when she had her third baby Orson.  Isn’t that such a cute name.She has two girls already, so is ready to embrace a bit of “boy” decor.  Unfortunately my photos are a little blurry.  I gave the first “O” a bandana and a cowboy hat the second O … Read More

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How To Do Scribble Sewing

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How to do Scribble Sewing

How To Do Scribble Sewing A while back, I made a cushion as a birthday present for a friend.  It may seem a little random that I gave someone a skull cushion (Mr PSGC certainly wasnt a fan)………..but we had been shopping together earlier in the year and she had pointed out a rather spendy rams skull cushion.   It … Read More

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Tin Can Organiser Craft

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Tin Can Organiser Craft

Tin Can Organiser Craft I blogged a week or so back about a charity stall my daughter and her friend did at school.  As well as tin cans tea light holders they made these Tin Can Organisers.  They are easy, cheap (free) and quick.  The perfect craft. Materials Needed: Tin Cans (washed).  For this craft, you need the tin cans with … Read More

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Kids Self Portrait Art

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Kids Self Portrait Art

Kids Self Portrait Art Every year, our primary school organises a kids self portrait art t-towel as a fund raiser.  The grandparents each get one for christmas, and I have saved clean ones for each year for the kids to put in their memory trunks.  I’m making it sound grander than it is. Memory cardboard box is more the reality. My son … Read More

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